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Industry Standard Architecture (ISA) Bus

Industry Standard Architecture (ISA) Bus is the type of electronical connection used in an expansion slot which transmits only 16 bits of data at a time at a speed of 8MHZ and allows the CPU to communicate with peripherals.

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